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Originator: DHSC Supply Disruption Alert

Issue date: 01-Aug-2019 10:29:18

This alert has been issued to:
  • Care Trusts
  • Mental Health Trusts
  • Specialists Trusts
  • NHS Regional Offices
  • Learning Disabilities Trusts
  • Mental Health & Social Care Trusts
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  • Acute Trusts
  • Community Trusts

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  • Director of Public Health

Action category: Action

Title: Emerade 500 microgram and 300 microgram adrenaline auto-injector devices

Broadcast content:
Emerade 500 microgram and 300 microgram devices manufactured by Bausch & Lomb UK will be experiencing a short-term disruption in supply.

Emerade 500 microgram is out of stock until the 28 August 2019.

Emerade 300 microgram has limited supplies remaining but will be out of stock from early-mid August with further supplies expected by 30 September 2019.

This alert sets out a management plan for organisations to follow in managing stock.

Additional information: NHS England Regional Offices - please cascade to primary care.

Alert reference: SDA/2019/004

Action underway deadline: 05-Aug-2019

Action complete deadline: 30-Sep-2019


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